What does Averil mean?
Averil \a-ve-ril\ as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Averil) is pronounced AY-vril. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Averil is "boar battle". From the source phrase eofor hild with connotations of a ferocious fighter. Everild was a seventh-century saint. See also Avril.
For more information, see also the related girl name April.
Averil has 1 masculine form: Eberhard.
Averil is a rare given name for women. Averil is an equivalently unique last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of Averil and corresponding names. April (#406 the previous year) is the only popular related form of Averil (#unlisted). These girl names reached the peak of their popularity during the years 1970-1979 (usage of 0.966%) and have become much less popular since (usage 0.594%, down 38.5%). April (#406) is the most contemporarily stylish girl name in this compilation. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)